# The cubit is an ancient unit of length based on the distance between the elbow and the tip of the middle finger of the measurer. Assume that the distance ranged from 43 to 53 cm, and suppose thatancient drawings indicate that a cylindrical pillar was to have a length of 8 cubits and a diameter of 3 cubits. For the stated range, what are the lower value and the upper value, respectively, for thefollowing?(a) the cylinder's length in meterslower valueupper value(b) the cylinder's length in millimeterslower valuemmupper valuemm(c) the cylinder's volume in cubic meterslower valuem3upper valuem3

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Convert the lower and upper value of a cubit into meters and then multiply by 8 since the length the cylinder is 8 cubits.

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